Administrator, Health Informatics
Kerry leads the evolution of Populytics’ state-of-the-art technology platform, which has transformed Populytics into a leader in health care data engineering and web development. With an extensive background in programming, analysis, and system software development, he directs the client data management and custom applications development functions at Populytics. He oversees data management from payers, health care systems, and employers; develops custom applications; and manages the data infrastructure for Populytics and Valley Preferred.
Under Kerry’s leadership, Populytics has developed a “big data” pipeline that processes over 11 billion dollars of medical claims from eight different payers and 12 billion clinical data records each month. He has also overseen the development from scratch of the Achieving Clinical Excellence (ACE) web application used by Valley Preferred to measure and reward provider performance; the Provider Tracking web application used by the Provider & Payer Services organization to track provider demographics, specialties, affiliations, and contracts; and the Secure Provider Portal, whereby all Valley Preferred providers can view important information on their performance.
Kerry has more than 30 years of experience in the fields of manufacturing engineering, software engineering, healthcare IT, and health informatics, the last 14 years of which have been with LVHN and Populytics. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and Master of Science degrees in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Computer Science.